Ackman offers “risk free” Justice, while Boaz Weinstein likes CDS on the safer sovereigns
By Lawrence Delevingne
Fri Feb 3, 2012
At the Harbor Investment Conference, Ackman, Weinstein, Shainker and Raneri offer tips.
The Harbor Investment Conference, thrown on February 2 in
support of 75-year-old New York City nonprofit Boys & Girls
Harbor, took its fundraising playbook from
Ira Sohn, linking big money investment ideas with
|| Bill Ackman
The event yesterday, held at JPMorgan Chase’s
offices in Manhattan, included a series of investor
presentations from such leading hedge and mutual fund managers
as Bill Ackman of Pershing Square Capital Management, Boaz
Weinstein of Saba Capital Management and William Danoff of the
Fidelity Contrafund. Hosted by Ackman and Mark Axelowitz of UBS
Private Wealth Management, the Harbor conferences have raised
$435,550 so far for the charity. Part of the success is that
Ackman promised the roughly 150 attendees that he would match
any contribution, including an impromptu $25,000...
ISSN: 2151-1845 / CDC10004H
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